Simon Named Athlete of the Week

Sept. 14, 2009

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Junior forward Jacqui Simon has been named Athlete of the Week after leading the Gauchos to a 2-0 victory on the road at 22nd-ranked William and Mary last week.

Simon scored a goal and assisted on another as UCSB defeated the host Tribe at the Fairfield Inn and Suites Marriott Tribe Invitational in Williamsburg, Va., on Wednesday, Sept. 9. The victory ended a William and Mary winning streak.

For Simon, a First Team All-Big West choice in 2008, the goal and assist were each her first of the year.

UCSB returns to action on Thursday, Sept. 17 when it travels to Cal State Bakersfield for 7:00 p.m. match against the Roadrunners. The Gauchos return home on Friday, Sept. 25 to host Arizona. They will play seven of their final 11 games at home after opening the year with seven of eight away from home.

To purchase tickets, please call (805) 893-UCSB, visit the Ticket Office located inside the Intercollegiate Athletics building on campus or click here.

The Intercollegiate Athletics Ticket Office now has two parking spaces adjacent to the building and is now open on Saturdays, making it easier than ever for fans to purchase tickets. The ICA Ticket Office will be open from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturdays. The two parking spots, designated specifically for the ticket office, are already available during weekday hours, which are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.